Harp Lessons North West
Harp lessons in North Manchester and the surrounding area
- Guide Price£28/hour £14/30 minutes
Alice is a friendly, experienced harp teacher who is passionate about passing on her skills to harpists of all ages and abilities. Alongside her position as head of harp at Yorkshire Young Musicians, Alice is also visiting harp teacher at both Manchester High School for Girls and The Grammar School at Leeds. Through her work at The Early Music Shop, Saltaire, Alice provides one to one monthly lessons as well as workshops and 'Come and Try' sessions at the annual Saltaire Camac Harp Festival.
Whether you want to learn the harp as a hobby or progress all the way to a professional career, Alice tailors her lessons to each pupil's individual needs and plans carefully to ensure her students reach their goals. Alice teachers privately at her studio in Whitefield, Manchester, and provides flexible lesson slots to suit your diary. If you are interested in learning the harp do not hesitate to get in touch to arrange your free consultation lesson!
As a performer Alice is best known for her dynamic and adventurous exploration of the harp. Since graduating with a Masters in performance from the Royal Northern College of Music, she regularly works with orchestras and ensembles including the Manchester Concert Orchestra (Raymond Gubbay Ltd.), National Symphony Orchestra, and Sinfonia Cymru performing at venues such as The Bridgewater Hall and Sage Gateshead.
An avid performer of contemporary repertoire, Alice is passionate about showing the versatility of the harp to new audiences; this year Alice has been working with Cantata Dramatica and was part of the premiere of their new commission ‘Akathistos’ at St Stephen Walbrook, City of London; she has also performed with the contemporary group Apartment House and regularly collaborates with Operation Lightfoot, creating new music and artistic projects in diverse performance spaces.
Alice enjoys working in the theatre and in 2013 was involved in the cross genre collaboration Pages From My Songbook, a multidisciplinary project at the Royal Exchange Theatre in Manchester. She has also toured with The Carpenters Story including performances at Palace Theatre Manchester, Aylesbury Waterside Theatre and Cadogan Hall.
Manchester Road, Whitefield, Manchester M45 8PT, UK